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Ego-defense mechanisms

Ego is the self, particularly the individual’s conception of oneself. It is capable to cope with anxiety by rational measures in most instances and if these are not sufficient,however, the ego resorts to irrational protective measures ,such as, rationalization, projection, denial of reality etc. 850 more words

General Psychology

Doom (PS4)

You stay alive in Doom by killing. Anything dead drops ammo and health, creating a consistent pressure to kill faster. All of this excess is glorious. 608 more words


TO Young To Be Old

I recently read an article where the author was complaining that he was given a senior discount at…well where doesn’t really matter…he was just complaining that he should have been asked if he was OLD ENOUGH to be the recipient of a senior discount, an honor to a senior citizen. 584 more words

Teen from Idaho Falls added to missing persons list | idahostatejournal.com

A teen from Idaho Falls has been added this week to the Idaho State Police list of missing persons.

Jose Eric Alvarez, 15, was last seen on May 20. 28 more words


Who Knew...

Freud said there are three aspects to the personality; the id, the ego and the superego. According to him all three components need to be well-balanced in order to have reasonable mental health. 339 more words


A tall, dark, handsome smoker (Rousse)

‘What do you think?’ asked SL, nodding over to the queue of people showing the security guard their passes.

It was unclear whether she was referring to their ridiculous black goth-like outfits, or the idiotic antics of the guard who had abandoned his role of checking IDs for showing off pictures of his grandchildren on his iPhone. 31 more words